Discover the sights of America's fascinating capital city with DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Washington, DC 2017. The best things to do in Washington, DC - from visiting the iconic White House and United States Capitol to the National Air and Space Museum - are showcased with fantastic photography, illustrations and detailed descriptions. DK Eyewitness Travel's recommendations for the best museums in Washington, DC, and for where to shop, eat and sleep, will help you plan your perfect trip. Further afield, escape the city to discover the wild natural beauty of Shenandoah National Park's Blue Ridge Mountains, or delve into more US history at Gettysburg and George Washington's Mount Vernon. Winner of the Top Guidebook Series in the Wanderlust Reader Travel Awards 2017.